Floyd County Sheriff’s Office, Kentucky
End of Watch Wednesday, October 13, 2021
Deputy Sheriff Oliver Little died from complications as the result of contracting COVID-19 in the line of duty.
Deputy Sheriff Little had served with the Floyd County Sheriff’s Office for six years. He is survived by two children.
Beginning in early 2020, due to the requirements of their job, thousands of law enforcement officers and other first responders throughout the United States contracted COVID-19 during the worldwide pandemic. Hundreds of law enforcement officers died from medical complications as a result of contracting the virus while remaining on duty and interacting with the community.